The Columbus journal. (Columbus, Neb.) 1874-1911, June 27, 1894, Image 2

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WEDNESDAY. JUNE -'7. 18i'l.
Republican Conj:reMOii:il Convention.
The republican electors of the Third conret
sioual district of Nebraska are requested toend
delegates from their several counties to meet in
convention in the city of Norfolk, on Tuesday,
August 2-5. 1W, at 7 -SO o'clock i. in., for the pur
HtM of placing in nomination n candidate for
congress from Kiid ilistrict.
The several counties are entitled to reprcseii
tation us follow, ln-ing based U'kiii the vote cast
for Hon. 1. M. It-iyinond for presidential elector
in lVJl, giving ne ilelegnte-at-large to eacli
couutj and one for each lU0otes and the ma
jority fnirlion thereof:
Count j. Del.'Countj. Del.
Autelote "J Madison . . . ... II
Hoone lO.Merriek 7
Hurt. II Nance ... .7
Cedar n Pierce. "
Colfax .. .. 7'Platte 10
Cuming '.Stanton ."
Dakota. .Vfhurston B
Dixon. KjWajne H
DfHlge. . . ir,
Kuox. .... ... Ill Total Km
Dated Norfolk, Nelir., June Is, i-iil.
Hukt M i-E, C. C. McNisii,
S-cretrj. Cliairman.
Coming Events.
Colfax county fair, Sept. li'-ii.
Hlate fair at Lincoln, Spt. 7-14.
Platte count fair. Sept. -, -'. -7.
Tlie republican Mate convention will lx held
at Omaha Augunt Zl, 10 a. in.
l'rohiltition Mate-convention nt Lincolnruei
ibiy, July 3, at Z p. in., I'latte count, entitled to
4 of the 430.
People's; Mate convention at Grand Inland.
Wednesdsj, Aug. IS, at 10 a. in., I'latte count
entitled to 10 delegates, Madison 10, Stanton 4,
Colfax 7. llutler It. I'olk 12, Merrick 7, Nance ti,
Hoone II, of theTf.I.
At Eullorlon Wednesday last hail
knocked ont nearly all the ;lass on the
eolith and west Rides of tlie houses.
Tirn first train of the Pike's Peak Co
road was run to the summit last week.
Tho snow prevented the opening of the
"road two weeks ago.
At Lyons, France, Sunday evening,
President Carnot was assassinated by an
Italian anarchist named Caesar Gio
vanni Santo, aged 2. The president
died at 1245, Monday morning.
Duwxo these days of democratic su
premacy at Washington, the women of
the household are becoming quite la
miliar with the rei-nost: "Please,
madam, can you give mo something to
Ik Colorado they grow alfalfa in rows
fifteen t twenty inches apart, irrigating
and cultivating between tho rows, get
ting'a yield of fifteen bushels of seed to
the acte. Wouldn't that make- a splen
did income here, at the present price 'r
Ix Saline county last Wednesday
evening tho wind was furious, houses
were unroofed, barns blown away and
horses in them killed, windmills de
molished, etc. In one barn there were
nine horses when it was blown away, but
not one of the horses was injured.
Pit. IToFrK ink's remedy of inocula
tion against cholera was tested in a vil
lago in India, where, of 220 inhabitants,
Kkl were inoculated: there were seven
deaths by the disease, and these had not
been inoculated, and of those inoculated
nut one took tho disease.
Tuesday evening of last week a ter
rible tornado struck Chadron, unroofing
many houses and barns and tearing
some buildings to pieces. John F.
Tenzer was blown across the street and
thrown violently against a blacksmith
shop, ding in a few minutes minutes
afterwards, his skull being crushed.
Many narrow escapes are reported.
Tho direction of the storm was from
southwest to northeast.
C. S. Coxr.v. who is serving his lifth
term as superintendent of Stanton coun
ty, is a candidate for state superintend
ent, subject to the action of the repub
lican convention. It is highly proper
that successful superintendents in cities
and counties should aspire to the state
superintendency, and our information
is that Jlr. Coney is deserving of the
prominence given to his candidacy,
having placed the educational work of
his county in the front rank as to tho
enthusiasm of the teachers and their
efficiency. Mr. Coney is, without doubt,
one of tho leading educators of the
state, and as Supt. Goudy is serving
his second term, there is no good reason
why he should not be succeeded by so
good a man as Coney.
several Ilrldges Swept Away.
Leavi xwokth. Kau.. June 215. A
terrific rainstorm visited this city aud
vicinity. Nearly four inches of water
fell, and much damage resulted. The
Mission and colored Methodist chinches
were partially wrecked, and a number
of bridges swept away Ths river has
risen six inches since last night. lu Salt
Creek Valley, northwest of this city, a
cloudburst is reported. A great many
farms were flooded and wheat fields
Heavy Rains In Kansas and Missouri.
Kansas City, June 2C. Dispatches
from Kansas and Missouri show that
heavy rains were general throughout
these states.
Chopped Up by the Cars.
OrruMWA, la., June 26. As extra No.
127 was pulling through the west end
yards, the brakenian saw two men steal
ing a ride. He ordered them off, and
Eric Anderson, a Swede stranger, one of
-the men, started to climb off and fell
under the cars. One leg was cut off and
the other foot smashed. Both legs were
amputated, and the man will probably
die. Several men who saw the affair
say the brakeman pushed Anderson off.
No arrest has vet been made.
Accidentally Killed His Wife.
Beytsgton, la., June 20. S. Shipman
station agent of the Chicago, Rock
Island & Pacific railway, recently pur
chased a revolver to defend himself
against a gang of tramps. He was in
the kitchen cleaning the weapon when it
was discharged, the ball entering his
wife's neck, killing her instantly.
Cat to Pieces by the Train.
Dts Moines, June 20. The mangled
remains of an unknown man were found
on the Hock Island railway west of town.
The head was found more than a mile
from where the body was picked up. It
is supposed the victim was a tramp steal
ing a ride. .
Mob Makes It Decidedly Warm
For Italians.
Casimlr-Pcrier Formally Announces tho
President's Death to the Chamber of
Deputie .Sympathy of tlie Austrian.
An Italian Killed at Toulon Premier
Crispi'i DUpatcIi.
Lyons, June 2. As the da-advanced
Monday the rioting in the city became
more widespread and at one time it ap
peared as though the mob would take
full possession of the town. In the
Guilletoire quarters the disturbances
were particularly violent. Thousands of
men and boys paraded the streets and
attacked and sacked even Italian store
they came across. Crosso's distillery,
Silveti's iron monger and Carpinelio's
grocery and wineshop were among the
large places attacked.
A policeman was seriously wounded
in the Jirotteaux quarter while defend
ing an Italian wineshop against an at
tack by a frenzied mob. The streets are
strewn with debris of every description.
The leit side of the River Rhone was the
scene of the worst acts of violence. Here
the troops were summoned to aid the po
lice and the utmost difficulty in restoring
order. Dnring Monday night a total of
800 arrests made.
Threats Against Italian.
Were it not for the presence of the
overwhelming force of troops stationed
in and about the city, there is little doubt
that tho mob would attack the palais of
justice and wreak vengeance upon the
murdeier. Mourning emblems an worn
by nearly every man, woman and child
in the city and no dwelling seems too
poor to display the emblems of grief.
During MonIa a mob, including a
number of members of the various gym
nastic societies, who had arrived in this
city to take part in the fetes, began to
gather about the cafes Casati, Mattosi
and Maderni aud about the Italian quar
ters. Another large crow 1 gathered
about the hall where the well known
Italian Harmonic club meets and most
serious disorder was apprehended.
Threats were heard on all sides against
Italians and anarchists.
Several of the Italian wine shops were
attacked and partly wrecked and the
Italian cafes mentioned were stoned and
otherwise damaged in spite of the efforts
of the police and military. The side
walks in front of the Italian cafes were
strewn with wreckage. The troops are
held in reserve under arms at their bar
racks. A company of infantry is also
held in reserve in a hoiue adjoining the
Italian consulate to be ready to support
the police in case of an attack. At the
request 6f the local authorities the Italian
consul has removed the Italian flag from
outside the consulate.
Forced to Flee For Their Live?.
Some of the more hotheaded men
proposed an attack upon the Italian
quarter and the proposition was received
with wild crie of applause, and in a
moment an enormous mob, at the head
of which was carried a French flag, was
enronte to that part of the city given
over to the Italians. Before the police
could intervene to prevent the tronble
the mob had attacked all tho shops be
longing to the foreigners aud sacked
them. Tho proprietors and their fami
lies were forced to flee tor their lives.
In the meantime another large band
marched through other streets and by
threats compelled ever Italian who kept
a cafe to close his place.
The crowds in the Rue do la Repub
liqne became threatening and refused to
disierse and it was finally necessary to
command the curaisters to charge the
Carnot! Hotly Taken to the Train.
The body of M. Carnot was taken from
the prefecture Monday evening and
placed on the train that will convey it to
Paris. After prayers for the dead had
been offered the c;tsket containg the re
mains were carried aud placed on a gun
carriage. While this was Iving done
salutes of artillery were fired, trumpets
were sounded and drums were beaten.
All civil and military honor was shown
the dead. The street m front of the pre
fecture was densely thronged as were nil
the streets leading to the railway station.
Troops and gens d" armes kept the route
clear. The procession that followed in
cluded all the civil mihtarv authorities
of Lyons and a large number of delega
tions from different cities and towns.
Every man along the line of march re
moved his hat as the body passed by him.
The people, who had heretofore stood
yeverent and mute before the nation's
martyr, when the body had passed gave
vent to their pent up excitement and
rage. Ever where could be heard cries
of: --Long live Carnot and death to hi-,
murderer. "
Upon the arrival of the cortege at the
station, the casket was tenderly lifted
from the gun carriage and conveyed
into a saloon carriage. The remains
were attended by the officers of M. Car
not's military household, who had ac
companied him to Lyons. In another
carriage were Mme. Carnot and her
three sons. A large crowd was assem
bled about the station and, as the train
started on its journey for Paris, many
signs of the deepest emotion were dis
Caslmir-Pcrler Formally Announces Presi
dent CarnotN Death.
Paris. June 2f. The chamber of
deputies was thronged to the utmost
Monday and there wa great excitement
when Premier Casiniir-Peiier entered.
Every person present arose and stood
wuile the premier read M. Dnpuy's let
ter making the formal announcement of
the death of President Cirnot and add
ing that the whole of France was stupe
fied by the abominable crime. Dupuy
also said: -'From all parts expressions
of sorrow are arriving. Franc- weeps
at the loss of the loyal servant and up
right citizen who carried with honor and
fidelity the national flag, and who
awakened in Europe feelings which show
how much is the ordeal through which
we are now passing. The republic wili
ever remember President Carnut. Our
sympathies ate with the family which
mourns his los and which, like him,
is worthy of France. The whole conntn
joins in the indignation felt at the crime.''
M. Casimir-Perier, after he had fin
ished reading, said: "The chamber of
deputies and France associate themselves
with these words. Let us bow respect
fully before the tomb which closes over
a life of devotiou to the fatherland and
to the republic. France remains ibrave
and strong tts on the day of national
mourning." The chamber of deputies
then adjourned.
The senate was crowded Monday even
insr when the president, M. Challemel la
Conr, made an address expressive of the
senate's feeling at the death of President
"Europe,' he said, "is appreciating
the nobleness and strength of his char
acter and share's in France's grief." The
speaker then voiced the sentiment and
condolence with the family, saying: "If
any man's innate goodness should have
guarded him from hatred and fanatic
ism, it was President Carnot. The
crime has strengthened our energetic re
solve to defend the fundamental rules of
society and to prevent outrages upon
human life."
Funeral to Be Held Sunday.
London, June 0. A dispatch from
Paris says: The funeral of President
Carnot has been fixed for Sunday. The
remains will be laid in the Pantheon,
where Victor Hugo is buried, beside
those of Lazare Carnot, the president's
grandfather. The correspondent of the
paper adds: I am told that M. Carnot
shrank from going to Lyons. He was
long in deciding to make the journey on
account of the weariness arising froui
his ill health. When, however, his
friends began to talk of the Lyons an
archists avenging Vaillant's death, "the
president thought he was in honor bound
to go. There has leen no disorder here.
There is absolutely no feeling in Paris
against the Italians. Despite the public
grief, which is sincere, the Parisians
never had such cool heads. Daily since
Vaillant's attempt the president has re
ceived manacing letters.
Premier CrispPs Dispatch.
Rome, June 20. Premier Crispi's
official dispatch to the French govern
ment reads as follows: "Deeply afflicted
at the news of the shocking misdeed
which has iobbed Franca of her firt
magistrate and Italy of a friend, I beg to
express the feelings of horror and pain
felt by the king's government and the
whole Italian nation and my personal
grief for the illustrious man France has
just lost. He was attached to me not
only by ties of admiration, but by sin
cere friendship. Assassins have no
country and the countries to which
those criminals owe their births are the
first to repudiate them. France and
Italy can see in the assassin only an
euemv of humanitv."
Searching for Accomplices.
Lyons, June 20. The police are ac
tively engaged in searching for accom
plices of Santo. They are particularly
anxious to find a hair dresser's assistant
named Marius Violley, who is said to
have repeatedly predicted that President
Carnot would be murdered on his ar
rival here. An Italian woman who
proves to have been Violley 's mistress
and one of Violley's associates named
Roux have been arrested. Violley, him
self, however, ha9 disappeared, but the
police are hopeful they will be soon able
to find him. Recently while drunk a
friend of Violley exclaimed, "I hear the
tolling of the lells, Violley has written
an article aud we are betrayed."
An Italian Killed at Toulon.
Toulon, June 20. Here, as elsewhere
in France, the smouldering indignation
against Italians requires but a breath to
fan it into a flame. The British steamer
Richardson was being discharged by a
number of French and Italian steve
dores. One of the latter spoke insult
ingly of the dead president and several
Frenchmen fell upon him. The Italian
was struck a fearful blow on ' the head
with a bar of iron, badly fracturing the
skull. The Italian had strength enough
left to draw a knife, but was disarmed.
llie police nau the greatest uitiiculty m
saving him from the crowd. The Italian
is dying in the hospital.
Santo. Early History.
Rome. June 2i. Ceasar Giovani Santo,
the man who murdered President Carnot,
is the son of Marie liroglio and Antione
Caesavio. He joined the anarchists' as
sociation at an early age. In January,
18!2. he tried, with two fellow anarch
ists, to start a newspaper, but was un
able to raise the funds necessary. The
police watched him until tho end of lsu;-",
when he went to Switzerland.
Sympathy of the Austrian.
Viiinna, June 20. Count Kaldolcy,
Austro-Hungarian minister of foreign af
fairs, and Prince Wiudisch-Gratz, Aus
trian prime minister, called at the French
embassy here and extended their con
dolence. Emperor Francis Joseph has
telegraphed his regret and sympathy to
Mme. Carsotand Prime Minister Dupuy.
Wyoming' League Club.
Cheyenni:. Wyo., June 20. Wyom
ing League of Republican clubs was or
ganized here.
Young Nebraska Alan Roughly Handled
for Mistreating His Father.
Salem, Neb., June 20. Monday night
a crowd of about twenty-five men took
Martin Thayer, a young man, from the
streets of Salem to tho fair grounds,
where they stripped him of his clothing
and applied a liberal coat of tar and
feathers and warned him never to again
make his appearance in this town.
The day before the young fellow had
allowed his aged and invalid father to
be taken to the poor house of the county,
while at the same time he had been
known to have had nearly $100 in his
possession during the week.
The town and precinct have been prac
tically supporting the old gentleman up
to a recent date, and the young man lay
around aud helped eat the donations.
Public feeling is running high and trou
ble will ensue if the fellow bothers this
vicinity again.
Siiutrott Leaves Chicago.
Chicago, June 2. William A. Sims
rott. late treasurer and secretary of the
Switchmen's Mutual Aid association has
left the city. He was discharged from
an inebriate asylum and quietly took his
wife and child and went away. His
relatives said he did not tell where he
was going, but he said he would be
absent a mouth. Considerable comment
is occasioned by the discovery that the
ex-official, whose accounts are said to be
short upward of $25,000, left without
any word as to his whereabouts.
Gun Fired Every Hour.
San Francisco. June 20. Many flag3
floated at half-mast in San Francisco
Monday out of respect to the memory of
President Carnot. The news of the presi
dent's assassination created the greatest
excitement among the men on board the
Dngay-Trouin, the big French man-of-war,
now in this port. The ship's flag
was put at half-mast. At 8 o'clock the
first gun was fired, and thereafter until
sundown a gun was fired everv hour.
Iona Man Lynched In Texas.
Eldora, la., June 20. Word has
been received that William Stacey of
Iowa Falls had been hanged by a mob
in Texas. He was a former prominent
citizen and manufacturer in this county
and went to Texas and engaged in a land
swindling scheme. A vigilance commit
tee waited upon Stacey and left his dead
body dangling from a tree. Stacey's
family reside at Iowa Falls.
"in n i m m1 n i - n
1S92 We denounce a policy which fosters no industry so much as it does
that of the sheriff. Democratic Platform at Chicago.
1S9-1 We practice a policy which fosters no industry so much as it does
that of the sheriff. Democratic Performance at Washington.
Ready For the National Repub
lican League Convention.
Eastern Men I.Ntcn Itut Say Nothing.
MinnpapnlU aud Clnvclaud Want tho
Nest Ciimviillon Already Three Thous-
an.l Hum- Arrived Clark -.on Unable to I
Attend Montana l'opu!lt IMatforin.
Dhnvei:. June 20. Everything is in
readiness for the convention of the Repub
lican league. The arrival of so many
strangers prompted the laggards to
effort and flags and bunting wave from
every business block, while bras bands
keep the air vibrating. In addition to
those who arrived Sunday delegations
came in Monday from Maryland. Flori
da, Texas, Illinois, Minnesota, Idaho and
Missouri. The Minnesota crowd is
activelv working to have Minneapoli
selected as the phire of holding the next
convention of the league and the Ohio
men are working just as earnestly for
Cleveland. In all about 5,C0U people are
here and more are expected. James S.
Clarkson has sent word that it will be
impossible for him to be here. Silver is
being talked of by the delegates from
western sections and the men from the
east generally lihic-n patiently and give
noncommittal answers.
Montana Ponuliot Platform.
Deep. Lodoe. Mont., June 10. The
Populist state convention which met
here Monday contained 849 votes, five
counties out of 21 not being represented.
The platform adopted declares for free
coinage of silver at a ratio of 10 to 1; in
favor of labor organizations; denounces
the issuance of interest bearing bonds;
fa, ore postal savings banks; government
control and ownership of railroads: de
mands an increase per capita to at least
$.'0; favors an income tax; declares
against pauper immigration; against the
alien tow uership of the public lauds;
favors the election of the president and
vice president and United States sena
tors by a direct vote of the people; de
clares against the employment of con
vict labor.
Wiped Out of
Village of KeiKhley Nearly
Wichita, June 20. At 7:110 Monday
evening a terrible cyclone from the
eotithwest struck the village of Keighley,
Butler county, and nearly wiped the lit
tle town ont of existence. All the tele
graph wires are down and the informa
tion was brought to Leon by a courier
who rode a swift horse. Owing to tho
fact the courier left immediately after
the cyclone passed over, the details are
meager. It is known, however, that Ed
Thurmau was crushed to death in n
stable. Many were pinned under falling
houses and their tearful wails indicato
serious injury. It is thought many were
killed, as the cyclone swept on its coursn
as far east as the people could see it.
Two general stores, the largest buildings
in the village, were crushed like egg
shells. A freight train was standing on
the 'Frisco track at the time and six
box cars were lifted up and turned up
side down. This would indicate the
cyclone was at least 200 feet wide. Tho
wreck is standing on the track piled ISO
feet high and trains cannot pass.
Crar' Life in Danger.
Berlin, June 20. Advices from St.
Petersburg state that a number of 1ku1
aud an infernal machine have leen
found in a cellar near the imperial pal
ace. Two officials of the imperial cabi
net are compromised.
Italian Flags at nalfmnt.
Rome, June 20. The flags on all
buildings through Italy have have been
ordered halfmasted and all the ministers,
senators and deputies aud tho elite of
Roman society called during Monday at
Hie French embassy.
Democratic Inaction.
The tariff bill lias been before the sen
ate for many weeks. Over -100 Demo
cratic amendments have been proposed,
and- the long debate on each of these
drags from week to week, from month
to month. Meantime the country waits;
industries of every sort, paralyzed by
the threat of the repeal of the present
protective tariff, stand idle or working
on short time until some definite legisla
tion is in sight. This long delay, this
continued tension of the business situa
tion, is wholly due to Democratic inca
pacity. Look at the record of delays. Mr. Wil
son's bill was so altered and amended in
the house that it was hardly recogniz
able. It went to the senate to be re
vamped in secret caucus and loaded
down with over 400 amendments. If
they had a mind of their own. why did
they not speak it in their first bill? Why,
if the Wilson bill is wrong, are we to be
lieve that the Wilson-Voorhees bill is
The mere careful consideration of a
tariff bill demands time. If to tlmf. '5
added 400 amendments by a Democratic
committee, many weeks must be con
sumed. All the Republicans ask is fair discus
sion of each paragraph and principle.
It is not their fault if a fluctuating Dem
ocratic mind brings 400 new topics to be
They have a few rights; should be ex
pected to propose some amendments, but
they are not standing in the way.
They have dared the Democrats to
bring it to vote. They stand ready to
press the matter to a speedy decision.
All they will demand is that after fair
and full discussion there should he yea
and nay votes on all important topics, so
that there can be no Democratic hedg
ing, no hiding behind unrecorded votes.
The Democrats have full control of the
executive, the house and the senate.
That they do nothing except talk and
quarrel among themselves is no fault of
the minority. When the Republicans
had charge, they knew their mind and
spoke it aud got their legislation onto
the statute books in good order. That
the Democrats fail in this duty is be
cause they have no mind or so many dif
ferent oues; because they are unable to
rise to the dignity of initiative, but pot
ter and dodder while a nation waits in
idleness and distress.
"Protection, Protection, Protection!
The Mark Lane Express, the repre
sentative organ of the English agricul
tural classes, in its issue of May 7 has
the following strong and significant re
marks: "Protection, protection, protection!
The Liberal hears the triplet in every
political note, and there is truth in the
sound now. The Liberal must recognize
one fact, or he will find his fetich ruth-
J Jessly dismounted from its feet of clay.
This is a world which refuses to be gov
erned by abstract principles applied
with mathematical exactitude. Circum
stances alter and vary, and to apply the
same dominating inflexible principles to
ever social condition, no matter what
the circumstance, suggests a mental sto
lidity absolutely out of harmony with
common sense. The Gladstonians have
resented every suggestion against the
omniscient value of their free trade
Mumbo Jumbo until they have disgust
ed men with their remorseless, unthink
ing devotion. The principle for which
agriculturists have so long contended is
indeed a parliament nearer recognition.'
The Industry of the Sheriff.
The platform of the Democratic party
at Chicago vigorously denounced the in
dustry of the sheriff, which, it was
claimed, had been fostered by protection.
j Remembering how busy a time tho sher
iff has had since March 4, 1893, it is as
well to see how the Democratic perform
ance has agreed with its denunciation of
the sheriff's industry.
During 1893 there were 15,oG0 trade
failures in the United States, being 52
per cent more than in 1892. Tlie liabili
ties of those who failed in 1893 were
!f4G0,000,000, as compared with liabilities
of $108,000,000 in 1892, an increase of
$352,000,000 in a single year. Was there
ever such an arrant humbug and fraud as
this Chicago denunciation of the sheriff?
United States to arise at once and de
mand the immediate cessation of the pol
icy of prostration which the high sheriff
is thrusting upon the American people
and to "denounce a policy which fosters
no industry so much as it does that of
the sheriff." American Economist.
A New Name.
It is proposed at an early day to havo
a public christening of the tariff measure
now before the senate, (ireat uncer
tainty has arisen as to the parentage of
tho bill, and in order to settle the con
troversy as to whose name it shall bear
a public christening will take place, at
which the name will be published by a
proper representative from the executive
mansion. This tariff bill will appear
somewliat as a curiosity for the lack of
a godmother. The godfather will be
chosen from the Whisky or the Sugar
Some of the names suggested are in
the form of compromises, as follows:
Voor-Harris, Gor-Mills, Voor-Hill-Mills
or Gor-Voor-Brice-Land. The commit
tee on nomenclature and title of the
bill object to the use of any long words,
as it is expected in the next national
campaign that the name of this splendid
measure will need to be repeated quite
often; hence a very short, pertinent name
will be needed. Some of the following
are most popular: Trust-Land, Cleve
Hill. Among the many bills starting out
with the original Wilson bill, the Voor
hees bill, etc., the most popular seems to
be the Sugar bill.
A dispatch has been received at th
senate from some foreign beneficiary,
without the fear of the Lord in his heart,
who suggested the name Canadian bill.
This would be a give away and would
not do at all, as the purpose of this bill
uuqestionably is to cover, as far as pos
sible, the exact results expected to be ob
tained. People are becoming so impa
tient in waiting for the passage of the
bill that some one has suggested the due
bill. The gentlemen of the press are re
quested to forbear making any refer
ence to this variously unnamed bill un
til such time as the committee on financu
are able to give out officially the name
by which it must afterward be desig
nated in all communications sent out
from Washington.
This Was Under Protection.
Gradually, but surely, the United
States is penetrating markets which
Great Britain has tenaciously held and
controlled for many years. In corrobora
tion of this view one of the leading Eng
lish trade journals says: "British trade
with British Honduras, judging from the
latest official statistics, is not in a healthy
The imports from the United
' Ti'iiin-ilnin ltova MonfAocnH in rolna vst-i
iviiiguuuiuino utwitoogu iaiuc nuui
$744,000 in 1683 to 682,000 in 1892. On
the other hand, the imports from the
United States have increased from $452,
000 in 1883 to f 793,000 in 1892. The ex
ports of the colony also show a decline
as regards the United Kingdom, while
those sent to the United States have in
creased from 253,000 in 1833 to $530,000
in 1893. The total foreign trade of the
colony has increased, but the United
Kingdom has been a loser." These are
facts and are in every sense important.
American Mail and Export Journal.
Rev. Charles Baker of Denton, Tex., is
still miMiwj,
Buy Homemade Goods.
If yon are employed in a factory that
makes dress goods and your wife and
your neighbor's wife should each buy a
dress pattern that was made in England,
they are depriving you of work because
there must bo a smaller demand for the
goods you are making, and your employ
er cannot make more goods than the peo
ple will buy just for the sake of finding
work for you. See that they buy goods
made in your factor.
Tally Another For Free Trade.
A drummer man from Chicago drop
ped into one of the big hardware stores
a day or two ago and stared in wonder
at the busy clerks. As one of the part
ners approached him he said, witha deep
sigh of satisfaction:
"Don't disturb me; don't say a word;
just let me sit and enjoy this picture of
activity. I haven't seen anything like it
for the past six months." Cleveland Ex
amiuer. To the Credit of Brutus.
U.C. 41.
When Brutus did assassinate
Old Julius Cioar. i'omaii great.
His dagger pierced one man alone
The imperator on the throne.
It was reserved for later times
To witness more llasitiou-. crimes.
The Human imperator's dead,
Aud Grot'er Cleveland reigns instead.
A.0. 1S9I.
Now our dictator on his throne.
His poinard sharpens on the hone
And stabs with much apparent glee
Tho busy hives of industry!
Excursion to A-lmry Park. N. J.
Tho Baltimore and Ohio R. R. Co. will
sell excursion tickets to Asbnry Park,
N. J. and return from all points on its
lines, July 7t'i, 8th and 0th, good re
turning until July 10th with privilege
of extension until September 1st, provi
ded the return portion of tho ticket is
deposited with the Joint Agent at An
bury Park, on or beforo July YMU.
Tickets will be valid for passage via
New York and will bo issued for tho
outward journey via B. t O. R. K. and
Washington and for return journey via
any of the other through lijies.
The round trip rate from Chicago will
be 822 and correspondingly low from all
other points on the B. .t O. system.
Tickets will also bo sold at all princi
pal offices throughout tho west and
For information in detail addrebn L.S.
Allen. Asst. G. P. A., B. Ar O. It. R..
Giand Central Depot, Chicago, III. 2
We Sweep the World.
It is an old saying that a "new broom
sweeps clean" but when we say "wo
sweep the world" we mean that among
all the railways of the world none stands
higher in the estimation of the public, in
all especial points, than the Chicago,
Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway. It is the
only line west of Chicago which runs
electric lighted, steam-heated and vesti
buled trains between Chicago, St. Paul
and Minneapolis, aud between Chicago
and Omaha. Trv it. F. A. Nash,
Gen'l. Agent, lf04 Farnam St., Omaha.
W. S. Howell,
Trav. Passenger and Freight Agt.
English Spavin Liniment removes all
hard, soft or calloused lumps and blem
ishes from horses, Blood Spavin, Curbs,
Splints, Ring Bone, Sweeney, Stifles,
Sprains, Sore and Swollen Throat,
Coughs, etc. Save 50 by use of ouo
liottle. Warranted the most wonderful
Blemish Cure ever known. Sold by C.
B. Stiliman. druggist. 2("novlyr
- Rheumatism Cured in a Day. "Mys
tic Cure" for Rheumatism and Neuralgia
radically cures in 1 to 3 da vs. Its action
upon the system is remarkable and mys
terious. It removes at once the cause
and the disease immediately disappears.
The first dose greatly benefits, 75 cents.
Sold by A. lleiutz, druggist, Colum
bus, Neb. 14-y
When Baby was sick, we pave lur Castoria.
Y.'htn .sha ias u Child, the cried for Ca.-.!oria.
Wh.-n lu lKt-amu MLs, slw ohm, to Castoria.
heu .she had Children, .sho i;uve tliem Castoria.
Not I'llllMtul.
The Union Pacific will sell tickets to
4th of .luly excursionists at one fare for
the round trip. See your nearest U. P.
agent for full particulars. 1
Cheap Kates for the Fourth.
One fare for the round trip via the
Union 1'aciGc. See your nearest U. 1.
agent for particulars. 1
justness potties.
Advertisements under this head five cents a
lineeach insertion.
fX7M.SCHILTZ makes boot sand shoe's in tho
" best styles, and uses only the very beat
stock that can be procured in the market. ""i-tf
JiyOurUot:itiiif-of the market sari-obtained
Tuesduy afternoon, ami are correct and reliable
at tlie time.
Wheat .
Shelled Cm..
Ear Corn
Mixed oats ...
Cf,ES .. ...
Fathoms ,
Fat cows
Fat sheep
Fat steers
. is)e-40
I 20
n 00a 1 to
f.!00i-2 M
i2Wft3 00
3 003 75
. t'2 UkQJ SO
Daniel Boileou and Boylson. his wife,
(first name unknown), defendants, will take,
notice that on the 23d day of June, 19V4, Nick
Adamy, plaintiff herein, filed his petition in the
district court of Platte county, Nebraska,
against said defendants, the object and prayer
of which are to cancel a certain agreement for
tho sale cf the Southeast Quarter of the South
east Quarter of Section No. Five, and the North
east Quarter of Section No. Eight, in Town
ship Seventeen North, lianjfe Ono East, in Platte
county. Nebraskn, executed by (. W. Brown to
the defendant, Daniel Boylson. and to remove
the cloud from anil quiet the title to said real
estate in plaintiff.
You are hereby required to answer said petition
on or before the 6lh day of August I8iU.
Uated this 23d day of June, 1MH.
27jiine-tt Attorneys.
To Fred Cioetz: You are hereby notified that
on th 27th day of September, 1W2, the follow
ing described premises to wit: Lot No. four (4)
in block No. two hundred and two (202;, in the
city of Columbus, county of Platte, and state of
Nebraska, was sold at private tax-sale to Mason
Beall. for non-pa) ment of delinquent taxes
levied and assessed against the s-ime for the
years 179, 18a2, lbs3, lir.l3oB. 1867, 18h8, lsfland
1890. Said lot was taxed in the name of Frwl
Ooetz. and the time of redemption of said lot
from said sale will expire on the 27th day of
September. 1MU.
'j"nt Masox Bell.
To Steele Jc Johnson: You are hereby notified
that on the 31st day of Octolar, lStfi, the follow
ing described premises to wit: Lot No. six (rn,
in block two hundred and sixteen (214). iu the
city of Columbus, county of Platte Und slate of
Nebraska, was rold at private tax-sale to Mason
Beall, for non.pajment of delinquent taxes
assessed and levied against the same for the
years 1S77, le-'tt, 1&S3. lfei!, Is67. lsi, 1m and
1. Said lot was taxed in the name of Steele
Jc Johnson, and the time of redemption of said
lot will expire on the 31st day of October, 1S34.
ojun:i .MABON HKILL.
To A. D. Jones: You are hereby notified that
on the aistdayof October, IMC the following
described nreuiiseH to wit: Lot No. four (4) in
block two hundred and bixteeu (-16 J in the city
of Columbus, county of Platte and tttate of Ne
braska, was sold at private tax-ale to Mason
Beall, for non-payment of delinquent taxett
aggeseed and levied against the same for the
jeare 1674. 1!j75, lSTO. 1877, 1S7S, 1679. ISfcO. lhsl,
1SS2, 1833, 1684, l&r.. lSatf, lss7, lba8, 16a9and lfett.
Said lot was taxed in the name of A. O. Jones
and the time of redemption of said Jot from said
sale will exDire on the 31st dar of October. lefiJ.
ejuns HA30S Beau
What is
Castoria is Dr. Samuel Pitcher's prescription for Infants
and Children. It contains neither Opium, Morphine nor
other Narcotic substance. It is :i harmless substitute
for Paregoric, Irop3, Soothing: Syrups, aud Castor Oil.
It is Pleasant. Its guarantee is thirty years use by
Millions of Mothers. Costoria destroys Worms and allays
feverishness. Castoria prevents vomiting Sour Curd,
cures Diarrhoea aud Wind Colic. Castoria relieves
teething troubles, cures constipation and flatulency.
Castoria assimilates the food, regulates the stomach
and bowels, giviug healthy and natural sleep. Cas
toria is the Children's Panacea the Mother's Friend.
"Castor! is an excellent med'eino fo- ' it
drea. Mothers havo repeatedly io'A mo of iu
good effect upon their children. "
D.i G. C. 0.-aooD,
Lowell, ilx-ci.
" Castoria Is tho best reraejjr for children f -f
which I am acquainted. I hope tho liy b tot
far distant when mothers will consider the
interest of their children, ant us.; Car.ton.i 1:1
stead of the various quack uo-arums which are
destroying their loved ones, by forcing opium,
morphine, soothing syrup ami other hurtful
agents down their throats, thereby seuJiu
them to premature graves."
Du. J. F. KiNcucLot:,
Couway, Ark.
Tke Centaur Company, 77 Murrey Street, Now York City.
v .P .
ft X)
z Prairie Farmer,
Omaha Weekly Bee,
g The Columbus Journal.
Begin your .subscription at any time. Whether you "40
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and get the three papers. -p
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and farm literature for the money.
. The coming year is destined to be an eventful one in the p
4P history of our country. Industry, upon uhich rests the real 4B
42 progres.1 of this world under I'rovidenee, will move forward JJ
during the coming twelve months more than in th last thirty. ?
4 Keep with the front of the column. p
Katnhlirthed 1"70.
-A-rLd. E2ea.l "Estate.
MONEY TO LOAN ON FABMS at lowest rate- of interest, on short or loni: time, in aiuoun
to suit applicants.
BONDED ABSTKACTEHS OF TITLE tonll real estate in 1'Iattecounty.
t. fw'TrintTIl:LEA1.)IN(5 INSUKANCE I'OMI-ANlKSof the World. Our farm ,..!icfe r
the ni(.t liberal in use. Losses adjusted, and jiromptlj paid at this oflice.
Notary Public always in otlice.
Farm and city proierty for sale.
Make collections of foreign inheritances and sell steamship tickets to and from all par
or turope. laiiK'HI-tf
Will Illustrate
To you theadvantageof buying
From him. If a splendid stock
and low prices cut any
figure, you will
bo satisiied.
Always on hand.
II is stock of
Dry Goods
Is large, well selected and
everything you want will
be found in stock
at low iigures.
tST Country produce a spe
cialty, and always taken at
cash prices. All goods delir
ered free.
Telephone Xo. 22.
Iturial Goods,
Do Km hal niing,
Conduct Funerals.
tST"HHf the finest Hearse in the county.
cw-S?hj&',,,,( Columbus, Neb.
Graduate of Ontario Veterinary College. Office
OTer poet office. 19aprtt '
" Castor';-, ii so v.el! adapt rd to children thai
I rvcotniiiend it cssupenortoany prescription
Lxiuwu to me."
H. A. Akcucr, M. D.,
ill So. Oxford St.. Urooklyn, N. Y.
" Our phys:cLuw iu tho children's depart
ueiit hte spo.en highly of their expert
u.f iu their ouuide pnictico with CabtorU,
111.1I although uo ou!y havo amoug our
i-.u-tbirol supplies uuat is Luowu as regular
codiu-t.i.yet wuate frvo to coufess that tha
morns nf Castoria lias wou us to look with
f..voi-uiou it '
U.MTtU HosflTAl. AND 11SP.N&RT,
LtOitou, Masa.
Viiev C. Smith, Ii?s.,
rou -
(of Chicago),
11 i.. 1. not Ki.M!Kit(ii:i:
CAUTION. ir a doater offers W. I.
Dougta shoes ut ix reduced price, or say
lie Ii: them without nnnio utampud uu
bottom, put aim down as 14 fraud.
W. L. Douglas
XV. L. DOUGLAS Show are stylish, eay fit-
tin-. and ;ive better slisi.iction at the pritis ad-
ertiscd anv other make. Try one pjir and
he convinced. The stamping of v L. ljoui'!a
name and price on the boitom, which guarantee
their alne, saici thousands of dollars annual)
to those n ho wear them. Dcalerj v. ho push the
ijle o. W. L. Douglas Slioe gain customer.
v!ui h helps to increase the sale oa their full line
of oJ . 'I hv in afford to ell at i less profit,
ana v.e IkIic.c y.m can aemoncv by hi vini'aii
your foofne-ir of theuViIcr advertised nelm."
Cital.i.i. Ire.- iij-on .p.n'iciliwii AuJ:t
AV. t.UOUliL.Ll-, roektou,Ai.. i.ld tn,
C. 1. NEWMN.
HEN' you want FIRE. LlfiHT-
NINO or TOKKADO insurance
on city and farm property; if you want
an ACCIDENT POLICY'; if you want
to huy or sell farm or city property; if
you want bargains in real estate, call at
the Heal Estate and Insurance Agency
I Door East of First National Bank.
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